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Hyperkalaemia: Increased concentration of potassium in the blood. See detailed information below for a list of 45 causes of Hyperkalaemia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Abnormally high potassium concentration in the blood, most often due to defective renal excretion. It is characterized clinically by electrocardiographic abnormalities (elevated T waves and depressed P waves, and eventually by atrial asystole). In severe cases, weakness and flaccid paralysis may occur. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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